A one day open road bicycle rally billed as ‘Rally of Phek’ took place in commemoration with 50 years of Phek district on Saturday. Shiven bagged the champion title and awarded with Rs. 70,000.
Thotmachan and Ronald stood 2nd and 3rd position and received Rs. 40,000 and Rs. 20,000 respectively.
The event witnessed 43 participants.
Earlier, Dr. Neisatuo Mero, MLA, flagged off the rally from Pfutsero and the rally culminated at Phek town.
Deputy Commissioner Phek Kuko Mero gave away prize to the winners.
District Tourism Officer S. Peter Trakha, delivered short speech while vote of thanks was proposed by Vezuhu Keyho, president Chakhesang Public Organization. The rally was organized by Phek District Golden Jubilee Event Committee and sponsored by Department of Tourism, Nagaland.